ELECTRICAL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Railroad Conductor Suffers Electric Shock Injury ELECTRICAL Expert Case

Railroad Conductor Suffers Electric Shock Injury

This case involves a 50-year-old man who worked as a railroad conductor. The conductor had his hand on an iron handle while he was holding the door open to let a coworker enter the car. He used his other hand to hold a guardrail at the station, outside of  …

Railroad Worker Suffers Permanent Injury From Electric Shock ELECTRICAL Expert Case

This case takes place in New York and involves a locomotive engineer who was injured while operating the locomotive for a large freight train hauling iron ore. The engineer leaned back in his seat and, without warning, his hand touched unprotected bare wir …

Faulty electric oven destroys home and kills young child ELECTRICAL Expert Case

Faulty electric oven destroys home and kills young child

This case involves a devastating fire that was ignited by a malfunctioning Kenmore double oven electric range caused by faulty wire assembly. The plaintiff had purchased the oven from a major national retailer and promptly advised them that the oven was no …

Construction Worker Suffers Burns and Amputation in Digging Accident ELECTRICAL Expert Case

…  a drill that he was operating hit an underground energized electrical line. The construction worker suffered extensive physical injuries, …  dangerous condition created by the underground energized electrical …

Army Private Electrocuted on Army Range ELECTRICAL Expert Case

Army Private Electrocuted on Army Range

…  The metal latrine had become energized due to corroded electrical grounding, improper bonding, faulty breakers, and a short in the …  to the accident, the Army had contracted with a private electrical contractor to demolish the latrine but the demolition was postponed. …

Electrical Worker Assaults Confrontational Resident ELECTRICAL Expert Case

Electrical Worker Assaults Confrontational Resident

…  case involves an employee of an electrical company who was instructed to make improvements to the electrical wires outside of an apartment building following a snowstorm. He was instructed to disconnect electrical power from the apartment building during the day (for approximately …